Dr. Lim is an internationally recognized infertility expert and a pioneer in simplifying IVF treatment. He established the Maria Fertility Hospital in 1989 and produced the first natural cycle IVF baby in Asia. He is one of the world leaders in IVM and Natural cycle IVF/M.
Additionally, Dr. Lim is the president of Maria Biotech Institute in Seoul, Korea, which first generated human embryonic stem cell (HESC) lines in Korea – the first three were registered by National Institutes of Health (NIH) of the United States. Dr. Lim’s recent research interests include simplification of IVF treatment and human placental stem cells.